Chilblains and Winter Weather

Chilblains and Winter Weather

Common Foot Problems – Chilblains Although the weather has been fairly mild, the forecast, as you would expect for this time of year, is for it to get colder. With this in mind we thought we could remind you about this common, often very painful, complaint and...
Ingrowing Toe Nails

Ingrowing Toe Nails

What is an ingrowing toenail? An ingrowing toenail is one that has put so much pressure on the edge of the toe, often due to its  curved shape, that the nail has broken the surface of the skin What causes an ingrowing toenail? There are a variety of reasons that an...
Minor Nail Surgery – ingrowing toe nail

Minor Nail Surgery – ingrowing toe nail

When is Nail Surgery necessary? There are occasions when despite your best efforts nail surgery is required to give a permanent solution to the painful and potentially dangerous condition of an ingrowing toenail. At the Theale Wellbeing Centre we treat ingrowing...